Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Arboretum Discovery Tour
Discover Arizona’s first and oldest botanical garden.
With collections from many of the worlds’ deserts, you will learn how this myriad of plants are crucial to our survival. Learn what makes desert plants unique and allows them to survive in regions with such low precipitation. This tour will last approximately one hour and cover 0.5 miles. This introduction to Boyce Thompson Arboretum is a great gateway to further involvement at BTA and is accessible for most everyone. Space is very limited so pre-registration is required. Please check in at the Visitor’s Center at least 10 minutes prior to the start of your tour. Unclaimed reservations will be released to other guests at that time.
Free with Admission
- Audience: Adult, Teen, Youth
- Genre: Field Sciences
- Type: Field Trip/Outdoor Activity, Presentation